Hagino wins French Open 400-meter IM

/ Jul 2, 2017

Hagino wins French Open 400-meter IM

Olympic champion Kosuke Hagino continued his preparations for the upcoming world swimming championships in Hungary with a dominant win in the men's 400 meters individual medley at the French Open on Saturday. Hagino powered home in a time of 4 minutes, 13.73 seconds to easily ...

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

/ Jun 11, 2017

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

Yui Kamiji won the French Open women's wheelchair championship on Saturday for her second straight Grand Slam title. The 23-year-old Kamiji, the Rio Paralympic bronze medalist, defeated Germany's Sabine Ellerbrock 7-5, 6-4 for her fourth career Grand Slam championship. "Regardless of how well I played, I'm ...

Unseeded teen Ostapenko makes semifinals

/ Jun 7, 2017

Unseeded teen Ostapenko makes semifinals

Suddenly a Grand Slam semifinalist for the first time, Jelena Ostapenko sounded a lot like the carefree teenager she'll be for only a bit longer. Ostapenko, an unseeded 19-year-old from Latvia, displayed unbridled joy after using the go-for-it strokes of someone too bold to know ...

Nishikori rallies from set down to make quarters

/ Jun 6, 2017

Nishikori rallies from set down to make quarters

Kei Nishikori admitted he couldn't remember last year's U.S. Open upset of Andy Murray after booking a quarterfinal rematch with the world No. 1 at Roland Garros on Monday. Nishikori recovered from a dreadful start to beat veteran Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 ...

Nishikori outlasts Chung at French Open

/ Jun 4, 2017

Nishikori outlasts Chung at French Open

Kei Nishikori outlasted rising South Korean Chung Hyeon in five sets on Sunday to advance to the French Open round of 16 for the third straight year. In a match that started on Saturday before being suspended by rain, eighth seed and world No. 9 ...

Nishikori's match stopped by rain

/ Jun 4, 2017

Nishikori's match stopped by rain

Rain on Saturday forced the remainder of Kei Nishikori's third-round match against South Korean Hyeon Chung at the French Open to be pushed to Sunday, with the match seemingly headed to a deciding set. Nishikori, the eighth seed, was leading 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4-7), 0-3 ...

Nadal overwhelms Basilashvili in third round

/ Jun 2, 2017

Nadal overwhelms Basilashvili in third round

Rafael Nadal took another step closer to a 10th French Open with a ruthless 6-0, 6-1, 6-0 demolition of Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili in the third round on Friday. Fourth seed Nadal coasted to the most one-sided win of his Roland Garros career as his 63rd-ranked ...

Nishikori cruises past Chardy, into third round

/ Jun 2, 2017

Nishikori cruises past Chardy, into third round

Kei Nishikori overcame some late resistance from Frenchman Jeremy Chardy to advance to the third round at the French Open on Thursday for the third straight year. The eighth-seeded Nishikori nearly allowed Chardy back into the match before sealing victory in the tie break to ...

Carreno Busta eliminates Daniel in second round

/ Jun 1, 2017

Carreno Busta eliminates Daniel in second round

Taro Daniel bowed out of the French Open after a 7-5, 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 defeat Wednesday to Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain in the second round of the men's singles. The 24-year-old Daniel, currently ranked 102nd in the world, got off to a strong start ...

Nara loses to Williams in second round of French Open

/ May 31, 2017

Nara loses to Williams in second round of French Open

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams advanced to the French Open's third round for the first time in two years by beating Kurumi Nara on Wednesday. In the day's first match on Court Philippe Chatrier, the 36-year-old Williams, ranked 11th in the world, knocked out ...